Bariatric Surgery for Obesity In Central Hospital

Nowadays obesity has become an important public health problem. It threats to the health of populations in an increasing number of countries. Central Hospital make Bariatric Surgery which is the treatment of obesity and weight problems. Patients with over 40 BMI that fail to lose weight with other methods, surgical procedures are applied.

Patient is evaluated multidisciplinary in preoperative period by a team composed of endocrinologist, surgeon, internal medicine, psychiatrist and dietician. Appropriate surgical method is tailored according to age and medical condition of the patient. Surgical procedures are performed laparoscopically and consist of restrictive (sleeve gastrectomy) and malabsorbtive (gastrojejunal bypass) techniques.

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